disanimate

transitive verb
dis·​animate | \ (ˈ)dis+ \

Definition of disanimate

1 archaic : to deprive of life
2 archaic : to deprive of spirit : dishearten

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History and Etymology for disanimate

dis- entry 1 + animate

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“Disanimate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/disanimate. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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